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Game 10 Snapshot: Texas faces must-win situation against Kansas

The Texas football team has to win two of its remaining three games to become bowl-eligible, and must do so without cornerback Holton Hill, who has been suspended for the remainder of the season (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

AUSTIN, Texas — Here are a few of the things to watch for as the Longhorns (4-5 overall, 3-3 in Big 12 play) host Kansas on Saturday at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in their next-to-last home game of the season. Kickoff is at 5:05 p.m. CDT.

NOTES, QUOTES, PLAYERS TO WATCH

• Sophomore quarterback Shane Buechele passed for 254 yards and a touchdown in the loss to TCU in his fourth start of the season but also survived seven sacks and at least that many additional times being knocked to the ground

 

The Habe is Steve Habel, Horns Illustrated’s senior editor. He was the magazine’s first staff member, in 1994, and has covered Texas sports ever since. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .